The annual Newport Folk Festival, famously known for setting the stage for early performances by American roots music legends such as Bob Dylan and Joan Baez, travels all the way to California this year for its first West Coast incarnation, Way Over Yonder Fest. The amazing lineup for day two of the festival at the Santa Monica Pier on Sunday, October 6, includes headliner Conor Oberst, First Aid Kit, The Felice Brothers, Jonathan Wilson, Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, Joel Rafael, Frank Fairfield and more – folk yeah!
Tickets are $45 for a day pass, $80 for a 2 day pass or $90+ for VIP viewing/21+ bar area. Doors open at 1 PM, show starts at 2 PM and the event is all-ages. You can click here to purchase tickets or try and win a pair of tickets by entering the contest below.
First make sure you’re following Grimy Goods on Twitter here and/or “like” our Facebook page here. Next, email firstname.lastname@example.org with your full name for guest list and a clever reason why you want a pair of tickets to the Way Over Yonder Fest feat. Conor Oberst at the Santa Monica Pier. When you’re done with your email, send us a Tweet so we know you entered the contest or you can post on our Facebook wall. We’ll select a winner that has done all of the above mentioned. Winners will be announced via email, Facebook and Twitter on Thursday, October 3. Winners will have until 10am Friday, October 4 to reply back to our email and confirm their win.
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